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Daniel Derramas, son of AFSCME NJ Local 2273 Member Joan Derramas, won the 2017

Streets need cleaning. Families need care. Students deserve well-run schools, and our neighborhoods demand safety. That’s why AFSCME members who work in public service never stop. This isn’t just a job. It’s a calling. These are our stories.
"If you feed a child," says Atlanta school cafeteria manager Rachel Cooper, "you nourish that body... that mind... that spirit."

Did you know that the boss cannot question you without your union representative present? It’s your right as a union member! But, you have to ask for one, according to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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America is suffering from a student debt crisis.

We have a plan and the power to protect the jobs, financial security and future of AFSCME members. That plan is AFSCME Strong.